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Rincon and the Porta del Sol Sights

La Ponderosa

  • Rte. 107
  • Aguadilla
  • Nautical Site/Lighthouse

Updated 04/22/2014

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Along Route 107—an unmarked road crossing through Punta Borinquen Golf Club—you'll find the ruins of La Ponderosa, an old Spanish lighthouse, as well as its replacement Punta Borinquen at Puerto Rico's northwest point. The original was built in 1889 and destroyed by an earthquake in 1918. The U.S. Coast Guard rebuilt the structure in 1920. Just beyond the ruins is a local surf spot, Playa Wilderness.

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Rte. 107, Aguadilla, 00603, Puerto Rico

Updated 04/22/2014


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